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Dive Review of Wanna Dive/N/A in
Hawaii/Big Island, Kona

December, 2008, an Instant Reader Report by Koren Woolner, CA, USA
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Report Number 4586
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
26-50 dives
Where else diving
all over Hawaii, Grand Cayman, Bonaire
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

sunny, rainy  
Water Temp
77   to 77    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
50   to 70    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
tell dive master when you get to 1500 and 600  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
4 stars  
Small Critters
  4 stars
Large Fish
3 stars  
Large Pelagics
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
4 stars  
Boat Facilities
4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's  
4 stars  
Shore Facilities  
provided water buckets on board (2 on our trip to accommodate multiple
large setups)handed cameras down to divers
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Service and Attitude
4 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
4 stars
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
5 stars    
5 stars   
4 stars    
I was concerned that the smaller boat would be too small if full with the
maximum 6 divers, but it was plenty roomy enough for our trip with 5 divers
plus guide and captain, I don't think one more person would have made it
feel cramped at all. Back roll entry, they bring the gear to you, no need
to walk around with gear on. Same thing when you get on board, climb up
ladder and sit right down and they take your gear off you. Easy breezy
diving. Just fall in and dive! Cathy did a good job as a guide, showed us
octopi, frogfish, flatworms, turtle, fish hunting parties. On the ride home
they stopped so we could watch a pod of dolphins. No rush, just a nice
group of people. Steve the owner was our captain, his wife, Pat, came along
too for the dive, all 3 Wanna Dive folks were pleasant to deal with.
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